The motivation this music provides is outstanding! Playing duets is important to the musical growth of young pianists. And with Alfred's Top Hits Duet Books, students get twice as many benefits. In addition to learning how to develop steady rhythm, listen for proper balance, and play with appropriate dynamics, students will also receive the enjoyment of playing specially arranged duets of pop music.
These duet collections are correlated page-by-page with lesson Books 1B, 2, 3, and 4 of Alfred's Basic Piano Library one of the best-selling piano methods in the world. All four duet books feature the best-known popular songs from films, Broadway musicals and best-selling CDs. Titles: All I Ask of You * Chariots of Fire * Climb Ev'ry Mountain * Eleanor Rigby * God Help the Outcasts * My Heart Will Go On * Rockin' Robin * Splish Splash * Y.M.C.A.
|All I Ask of You (from "Phantom of the Opera")||Andrew Lloyd Webber (composer); Richard Stilgoe (lyricist); Charles Hart (lyricist)|
|Chariots of Fire||Vangelis (contributor)|
|Climb Ev'ry Mountain (from "The Sound of Music")||Oscar Hammerstein II (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)|
|Eleanor Rigby||John Lennon (contributor); Paul McCartney (contributor)|
|God Help the Outcasts (from Walt Disney's "The Hunchback of Notre Dame")||Stephen Schwartz (lyricist); Alan Menken (composer)|
|My Heart Will Go On (Love Theme from "Titanic")||Will Jennings (contributor); James Horner (contributor)|
|Rockin' Robin||Jimmie Thomas (contributor)|
|Splish, Splash||Bobby Darin (composer); Jean Murray (composer)|
|Y.M.C.A.||Jacques Morali (contributor); Henri Belolo (contributor); Victor Willis (contributor)|
|Series:||Alfred's Basic Piano Library|